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electronic pattern parasite
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The electronic pattern parasite is an intrusive organism that covers an interior wall of the new computer science building of the University of Oslo.

The organs of the parasite depict 3 different stages of a life cycle from organic & natural to geometric & artificial. Commissioned by the National Foundation of Art in Public Buildings, Norway

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Electronic components populate a wall

Each organ is build on a carefully manufactured circuit board that is populated with electronic components to synthesize light into sounds.

The parasite reveals the core elements of computer science which is taught in the building.

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